Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population 2022

Cameron Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 6,853 with a growth rate of -0.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cameron Parish, Louisiana is the 63rd largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 6,917 and has seen a growth of -0.93% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18701,5910.00%
18802,41682551.85%
18902,82841217.05%
19003,9521,12439.75%
19104,2883368.50%
19203,952-336-7.84%
19306,0542,10253.19%
19407,2031,14918.98%
19506,244-959-13.31%
19606,90966510.65%
19708,1941,28518.60%
19809,3361,14213.94%
19909,260-76-0.81%
20106,917-2,343-25.30%
20116,673-244-3.53%
20126,631-42-0.63%
20136,713821.24%
20146,726130.19%
20156,825991.47%
20166,896711.04%
20176,944480.70%
20187,013690.99%
20196,973-40-0.57%
20206,933-40-0.57%
20216,893-40-0.58%
20226,853-40-0.58%
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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,60094.79%
Black or African American1021.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native410.59%
Asian290.42%
Two or More Races1912.74%
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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2022

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Median Age

44.9


Total

44.7


Male

45.7


Female

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 5,453 adults, (1,259 of whom are seniors) in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

3,533

50.74%

Male

3,430

49.26%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family96%4%
Male89.7%10.3%
All88.5%11.5%
Married87.7%12.3%
Female83.6%16.4%

88.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9022.3988.5
Married1,7572.7787.7
Male1173.489.7
Female5322.0783.6
Non Family4961.1496

2.57

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade991.97%
9th to 12th Grade4739.42%
High School Graduate2,04340.71%
Some College1,24924.89%
Associates Degree3236.44%
Bachelors Degree57311.42%
Graduate Degree2595.16%
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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,5704,124816
Black917714
2+ Races72722
Hispanic2281161
Native American3030
Asian2929

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.86%.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,899$51,000$33,590
Less Than 9th Grade$19,659$30,625$7,000
High School Graduate$48,449$65,833$36,461
Some College$29,345$38,137$22,992
Bachelors Degree$44,438$$44,406
Graduate Degree$$125,361$

$37,899

Average Earnings

$51,000

Average Male

$33,590

Average Female

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language

87.87% of Cameron Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 12.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.65% of the population.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Language

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

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9.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.91%

Male Poverty Rate

9.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cameron Parish, Louisiana is White, with 10.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cameron Parish, Louisiana is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.73%.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.67%
High School5.57%
Some College16.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.24%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.14%
Male Unemployed26.67%
Female Employed8.51%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,902$74,961
Families$61,264$80,457
Married Families$73,281-
Non Families$34,416$42,269
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Income by Household Type

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.7%

Male Marriage Rate

59.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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416

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War64
First Gulf War158
Vietnam117
Korea19
World War II

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3427
35 to 54174
55 to 6453
65 to 74112
75+50

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3767.22%
Black1312.75%
2+ Races2737.50%

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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6.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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55%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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81.53%

Born in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

2.50%

Non Citizen

0.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.71% of Cameron Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 81.53% having been born in Louisiana. 2.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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